Mother knows best. So why aren't we asking her?

Mother knows best. So why aren’t we asking her?

The office of the Downtown Association is very busy with a number of projects. Probably the most immediate and most ...
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Happy Anniversary

Happy Anniversary

It seems like every email I've received in the past week has been a "Happy New Year" email. Whether from ...
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What We're Reading - Palaces for the People

What We’re Reading – Palaces for the People

Palaces for the People: How Social Infrastructure Can Help Fight Inequality, Polarization, and the Decline of Civic Life by Eric ...
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Press "Play" for 2018

Press “Play” for 2018

Executive Director Report - Dec 29, 2017 Probably 90% of downtown organizations in the last 10 years have used the ...
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20 Proactive Approaches to Homelessness

20 Proactive Approaches to Homelessness

Homelessness is a complex and tragic issue that has a range of impacts on individuals, neighborhoods, cities and counties. It ...
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Downtown Parking Structure Update

Downtown Parking Structure Update

Proposal The City Council has directed City Staff to explore the feasibility of a project that would combine a new ...
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Staffing Update - 3-10-17

Staffing Update – 3-10-17

I have to start this post by acknowledging how fortunate this organization is and has been to receive the benefit ...
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Winter 2017 Downtown Programs survey results synopsis

Winter 2017 Downtown Programs survey results synopsis

In preparation for the Downtown Association Board of Directors' Annual planning retreat, a Downtown Programs survey was distributed to the ...
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